Galveston Daily News, Nov. 17, 2006 http://news.galvestondailynews.com/story.lasso?ewcd=4eddcafffc17694c While we recognize that there is no single solution to the challenges facing UTMB and other academic health centers nationwide, the Galveston Economic Development Partnership and the Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership believe the University of Texas Medical Branch is vital to the local community.